Amphibious Testing

Resources to conduct both high and low speed testing of any amphibious vehicle

Static leak and bilge pump tests conducted in Fording basins

Low speed testing in the Underwater Explosions Test Facility (UNDEX)

High speed testing in the Bush River and Chesapeake Bay

Trained and experienced divers/drivers to conduct swim testing, rescue, and recovery operations

Patrol boats provide safety support and maintain controlled water space

Crane and barge support provided for lift and recovery capabilities

Underwater photographic and videographic documentation of testing available

Testing and operations can include firing of sea-based weapons against targets on shore.